The Kitsap County Historical Society is now accepting nominations for the 2013 Kitsap Heritage Family recognitions.
One family from each of five districts - north, south, central Kitsap, Bremerton and Bainbridge Island - will be selected and honored for their family’s longevity and commitment to Kitsap County. They will be honored at a banquet Sept. 20 at Kiana Lodge at Agate Passage.
Criteria for nominees are: the family has resided in Kitsap County for 100 years or more, has made a significant contribution to their community, and members of the family still reside in Kitsap. Nominations must be submitted by June 1.
Nomination applications and more information can be obtained from the Kitsap History Museum, 280 Fourth St. in Bremerton, 360-478-6226, firstname.lastname@example.org. www.kitsaphistory.org.